SHERWOOD TOWNSHIP, BRANCH CO, MI (WTVB) - A one story ranch style home in Branch County’s Sherwood Township was destroyed by fire Sunday. The alarm for the blaze at the George Jordan residence at 1145 Chippawa Drive came in around 10 am yesterday. A passerby spotted the smoke and called 9-1-1. No one was home at the time and no injuries were reported. The fire was believed to be electrical in nature. The State Fire Marshall’s office will be assisting the Sherwood Fire Department in the investigation. The structure was declared a total loss.
The Union City Fire Department provided mutual aide with a tanker truck. Firemen were on the job for around two-and-a-half hours.